For over three decades, Baker McKenzie Habib Al Mulla has helped businesses optimize opportunities and mitigate risks in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and wider Middle East. The 2019 edition of the Doing Business in the UAE is your simple but comprehensive guide to understanding the current investment climate and the most important laws regulating investments and commercial activities in the UAE.
Since the UAE Federal Arbitration Law came into force on 15 June 2018, a number of procedural developments have been introduced in relation to both the conduct of arbitration proceedings and the enforcement of arbitration awards before the local UAE courts. The Federal Arbitration Law has repealed the Arbitration Chapter of the UAE Civil Procedures Code and has addressed the common pitfalls that existed under the old arbitration regime.
The 12th edition of the Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook is now available. This new edition focuses in particular on diversity in international arbitration and considers the historical position, the present landscape and what the future might hold for this important topic.
Leading international law firm Baker McKenzie has been voted “Corporate Team of the Year” and “Infrastructure and Energy Projects Team of the Year” at The Middle East Legal Awards 2019 hosted by Legal Week and the Association of Corporate Counsel in Dubai on 18 April 2019.
Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie recently hosted seminars in Abu Dhabi and Dubai focusing on how companies doing business in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region can anticipate risks, reduce their exposure to disputes and manage them cost effectively if they arise.